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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL
1200 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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...THE SARASOTA BRADENTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1911 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
ALL-TIME FEBRUARY RECORD
 HIGH              88   02/28/1997
                        02/15/1975
 LOW               21   02/04/1917

FEBRUARY 2015
HIGHEST            78   02/22        MM      MM       83  02/20
                                                          02/04
LOWEST             33   02/20        MM      MM       41  02/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.7              73.1    -4.4     75.1
AVG. MINIMUM     50.8              53.6    -2.8     56.5
MEAN             59.7              63.4    -3.7     65.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
ALL-TIME FEBRUARY RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.16   1983
 MINIMUM         0.01   2001

FEBRUARY 2015
TOTALS           3.81              2.70    1.11     1.52
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.10    0.04     0.05
DAYS >= .01         6                MM      MM        5
DAYS >= .10         5                MM      MM        3
DAYS >= .50         3                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.00        2                MM      MM        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.46   02/09 TO 02/09

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     151                98      53       55
 SINCE 7/1        457               418      39      308
COOLING TOTAL      10                52     -42       85
 SINCE 1/1         69               104     -35      116
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/190    DATE  02/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/320    DATE  02/19

SKY COVER (DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CLOUDS ABOVE 12000 FEET)
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           16
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              4
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      3
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REMARKS
THE FEBRUARY 2015 MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 59.7 DEGREES
RANKS AS THE 19TH COOLEST FEBRUARY SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1911.
THE COOLEST FEBRUARY HAD AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 54.4 DEGREES
WHICH OCCURRED IN 1958.

THE FEBRUARY 2015 RAINFALL TOTAL OF 3.81 INCHES RANKS AS THE
30TH WETTEST/77TH DRIEST FEBRUARY SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1911.

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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